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World-renowned Blockchain Experts Will Come to Moscow

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On April 19, the most well-known global specialists in the sphere of blockchain technologies will come to Moscow. Together with Russian bankers and entrepreneurs they will discuss Russian and foreign blockchain projects in financial and non-financial spheres. The meeting will be driven by the annual Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Russia …

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China: Belt and Road Initiative

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China’s role in the global context has grown in terms of its output, trade and now its voice and leadership in sustainable and inclusive development, and resolve to pursue low carbon pathways. A further paradigm shift is anticipated in the role and influence of China, as it delivers on the …

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SES and Intersat to Provide Internet Connectivity Across Africa

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SES (Euronext Paris and Luxembourg Stock Exchange: SESG) and Intersat announced today that they have signed a multi-year agreement to deliver internet services across Africa. Intersat, one of the largest providers of internet solutions on the African continent, will be providing broadband connectivity to businesses and consumers via SES’s NSS-12 …

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Friends Don’t Count Chromosomes: March 21 World Down Syndrome Day

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Tuesday, March 21 marks the UN recognised World Down’s Syndrome Day – and the society hopes its ‘Lots Of Socks’ fun event will chime with folk. Unfortunately, stereotypes toward Down syndrome, a low level of awareness and non-existence of medical protocols and guiding principles in Georgia often result in inadequate …

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Official Reveals Details: Baku Invest Plan in Iran Railways

Official Reveals Details: Baku Invest Plan in Iran Railways

A high-ranking official with the Iranian railways organization has briefed Trend on the latest developments concerning Azerbaijan’s plans to invest in the development of his country’s railway system in a bid to help the full activation of the International North-South Transportation Corridor. Nourollah Beiranvand, the deputy for planning and investment …

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Heat-Not-Burn Tobacco: The Next Wave Of A Harm-Reduction Revolution

Heat-Not-Burn Tobacco: The Next Wave Of A Harm-Reduction Revolution

A little-known tobacco technology, Heat-not-Burn (HNB), has the potential to slash smoking-related death and disease by appealing to the millions of smokers who’ve failed to quit using e-cigarettes and traditional nicotine-replacement therapies. Unlike e-cigarettes, HNB products use real tobacco, but instead of burning it like traditional cigarettes, they heat the …

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Russia, Turkey Sign Agreements in Sphere of Tourism

Russia, Turkey Sign Agreements in Sphere of Tourism

Important documents in the sphere of tourism were signed in Moscow following the talks between Turkish Deputy Minister of Culture and Tourism Huseyin Yayman and the Head of the Federal Agency for Tourism of Russia (Rosturizm) Oleg Safonov, the Anadolu Agency reported. This signing will give impetus to cooperation between …

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Adidas Steps Away from TV Advertising

Adidas Steps Away from TV Advertising

Adidas is leaving behind TV advertising as it seeks to quadruple its e-commerce revenues by 2020, Chief Executive Kasper Rorsted told CNBC. Rorsted said the firm would focus primarily on digital channels to capture younger consumers, a crucial demographic for the sports clothing line. “It’s clear that the younger consumer …

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Tallinn Hosted the Largest Blockchain Conference in the Baltic States

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Tallinn hosted a large-scale conference dedicated to blockchain technologies and cryptocurrency development – Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Tallinn. The event became the largest platform for blockchain entrepreneurs and developers in the Baltic states. The conference was attended by 250 people from 20 countries. Event organizer is Smile-Expo, the company that …

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